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Bush commutes sentences of Ramos and Compean

Bush commutes sentences of former US border agents

By Associated Press

Monday, January 19, 2009 WASHINGTON – In his final acts of clemency, President George W. Bush on Monday commuted the prison sentences of two former U.S. Border Patrol agents whose convictions for shooting a Mexican drug dealer ignited fierce debate about illegal immigration. Bush’s decision to commute the sentences…

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Still No Pardon For Compean And Ramos!

John Allen Aregood was convicted of conspiring to transport and harbor illegal aliens.     President Bush pardoned him just days ago. And what about former Border Agents Ignacio Compean and Jose Ramos who, according to Congress Tom Tancredo and so many others, were sent to prison for “doing their jobs?”     NOTHING! Not a word! In total, President…

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